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Matt Dinkel – General Manager at Mandolin Aegean Bistro

In this episode, Steve is joined by Matt Dinkel. Matt is currently the General Manager at the award winning Mandolin Aegean Bistro in Miami. One of the hottest restaurants in the country. Matt has also worked in a number of different areas of hospitality. Some of Matt’s former roles include General Manager at Mignonette, Restaurant Manager at STARR Restaurants, Director Of Food And Beverage at The Dalmar Fort Lauderdale, General Manager at The Drexel, just to name a few. In this conversation, Matt talks about the highs and lows throughout his hospitality journey and shares his inspiring mindset on how to build relationships, seize every opportunity that comes your way, and embrace the lessons that a career in hospitality teaches you.

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